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Thursday, October 25 - Friday, October 26 at 4:00 pm
University of Maryland, Language Sciences Center

The website has been updated with the conference agenda and speakers featuring Dr. Bob Gold, Founding Dean of the University of Maryland School of Public Health, and Monica Spann, a Community Health Worker. Click the banner below to access all of the conference details! 


October is Health Literacy Month, so celebrate by learning practical skills from health literacy experts! The Horowitz Center for Health Literacy is co-hosting the Health Literacy in Action conference, which will take place at UMD College Park. Registration includes a Health Literacy 101 pre-conference workshop at 4 p.m. on Thursday, October 25. Then, look forward to a full day of activities on Friday, October 26.

Register now for the Health Literacy in Action conference. 

Who should attend? 

  • Public health and healthcare practitioners

  • Health communication, education, and literacy practitioners

  • Health information creators and distributors

  • Social services providers

  • Community, consumer, and patient advocates

Event Type: 
Community Events
Health Literacy in Action Conference registration